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eBook Islands in the Sky: The Space Station Theme in Science Fiction Literature (I. O. Evans Studies in the Philosophy and Criticism of Literature) ePub

by Gary Westfahl

  • ISBN: 0893703079
  • Category: Fantasy
  • Subcategory: Science Fiction
  • Author: Gary Westfahl
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Borgo Pr; 1st edition (April 1, 1996)
  • Pages: 224
  • ePub book: 1760 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1673 kb
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Islands in the Sky book. Pilgrim Award-winning critic Gary Westfahl here updates his classic study of the space station theme in science fiction, providing the most comprehensive examination of the topic ever written.

Pilgrim Award-winning critic Gary Westfahl here updates his classic study of the space station theme in science fiction, providing the most comprehensive examination of the topic ever written

Pilgrim Award-winning critic Gary Westfahl here updates his classic study of the space station theme in science fiction, providing the most comprehensive examination of the topic ever written. From "The Brick Moon" (1869) to Star Trek's Deep Space 9, these literary and cinematic outposts have provided waystations for the imaginative exploration of new worlds and new civilizations. Westfahl's balanced and detailed study will be a necessary addition to modern critical collections on genre fiction

Islands in the Sky : The Space Station Theme in Science Fiction Literature Book Overview.

Islands in the Sky : The Space Station Theme in Science Fiction Literature.

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Islands in the Sky: The Space Station Theme in Science Fiction Literature The Other Side of the Sky: An Annotated Bibliography of Space Stations in. Cosmic Engineers: A Study of Hard Science Fiction Foods of the Gods: Eating and the Eaten in Fantasy and Science Fiction. In turning to the literature of the last two decades, however, I found both a numerical and a proportional increase in the number of stories involving space travel, since virtually every story set in the future, even those mostly set on Earth, included discussions of or episodes of space travel.

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Science Fiction Studies is a refereed scholarly journal devoted to the . Islands in the Sky: The Space Station Theme in Science Fiction Literature. 2nd ed. Rockville, MD: Borgo/Wildside, 2009.

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